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Imitate Jesus’ humility, thank him for it during Holy Week, pope says
Apr 16 2014
Jesus’ resurrection “isn’t the happy ending of a beautiful fairytale, it isn’t the happy ending of a film,” the pope said.

Pope: During Holy Week, ask which Gospel character you resemble
Apr 14 2014
Pope Francis began Holy Week joined by thousands of young people.

Pope apologizes for clerical sex abuse, promises tough sanctions
Apr 11 2014
When talking about addressing sex abuse in the church, the pope said, “ I believe we must be very strong. You don’t play with children’s lives!”

Pope: Take up God’s offer to face life’s problems with his love, wisdom
Apr 09 2014
All people, whether they know it or not, have access to the gift of the Holy Spirit, the pope said.

Pope to celebrate Holy Thursday Mass at center for elderly, disabled
Apr 08 2014
Pope Francis will celebrate the Holy Thursday Mass of the Lord’s Supper at a Rome rehabilitation facility for the elderly and people with disabilities.

Jesus can raise everyone from the tomb of a dead, tired soul, pope says
Apr 07 2014
Pope: Come out from the dark cave of pride, sin and death and into the light of a new life with Christ.

Top 10 most interesting popes who have been declared saints
Apr 06 2014
From St. Peter to Pope Francis, there have been 266 popes; 78 of them are recognized as saints.

Pope, Britain’s Queen Elizabeth have informal meeting at Vatican
Apr 03 2014
In their first overseas trip in three years, Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II and her husband met with the pope.

Pope declares by decree three new saints for the Americas
Apr 03 2014
Without a canonization ceremony, Pope Francis declared three new saints for the Americas.

Pope says married couples called to be icons of God’s love
Apr 02 2014
Through the sacrament of matrimony, married couples are called to be living icons of God’s love in the world, Pope Francis said.